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Physical Abuse - Check Your Symptoms

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If you have:

  • Been abused by your partner: Go to the topic Domestic Abuse.
  • Problems with anger or trouble controlling your violent impulses: Go to the topic Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior.
  • Been sexually abused or assaulted (raped): Go to the topic Sexual Abuse or Rape.

Has someone hurt you on purpose?

Has someone in your family been hurt on purpose?

Other Symptoms to Watch For

Even if there is not a physical injury, it is important to find help if you think abuse or neglect has occurred. If you are concerned about:

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Last Updated: December 23, 2011
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